PGIN
5120

Design Dichotomies: Colloquium

Parsons School of Design: School of Constructed Env.

Non-Liberal Arts
Undergraduate Course
Graduate Course
Degree Students (with Restrictions)
Design Dichotomies: Colloquium
Fall 2023
Taught By: Robert Kirkbride
Section: A

CRN: 3622

Credits: 3

This seminar draws upon various schools of the university (NSSR, SPE, Parsons) in navigating seemingly contradictory dichotomous worldviews and the possibility of a more integrated future. The course considers appropriate scale as well as parsing values between market driven and humanitarian initiatives. The course has a special emphasis on cooperation, collaboration, and illustrates numerous case studies of corporate as well as non- governmental organizations driving design-led social change. Guests will include leading practitioners, design historians, theorists and futurists.

Open to: MFA Industrial Design majors, others by permission of MFA Industrial Design program.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: School of Constructed Env. (SCE)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 13

Add/Drop Deadline: September 11, 2023 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 19, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:02am EST 11/30/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Tuesday
Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm
Building: Parsons 2 W 13th
Room: 405
Date Range: 8/29/2023 - 12/5/2023
Design Dichotomies: Colloquium
Fall 2023
Taught By: Alexandra Hodkowski
Section: B

CRN: 5693

Credits: 3

This seminar draws upon various schools of the university (NSSR, SPE, Parsons) in navigating seemingly contradictory dichotomous worldviews and the possibility of a more integrated future. The course considers appropriate scale as well as parsing values between market driven and humanitarian initiatives. The course has a special emphasis on cooperation, collaboration, and illustrates numerous case studies of corporate as well as non- governmental organizations driving design-led social change. Guests will include leading practitioners, design historians, theorists and futurists.

Open to: MFA Industrial Design majors, others by permission of MFA Industrial Design program.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: School of Constructed Env. (SCE)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 13

Add/Drop Deadline: September 11, 2023 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 19, 2023 (Sunday)

Seats Available: No

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 9:02am EST 11/30/2023

Meeting Info:
Days: Tuesday
Times: 9:00am - 11:40am
Building: 66 5th Ave
Room: 402
Date Range: 8/29/2023 - 12/5/2023